Business Training and Employment Resources
Workforce Development Institute
at Rowan College at Burlington County
Rowan College at Burlington County’s Workforce Development Institute combines all of the workforce development resources of county agencies and its educational institutions into one powerful unit.
Highly skilled, motivated employees are key to your business' success. Skill-enhancing training can also serve as a powerful employee retention tool in today's competitive labor market. Employees often list training second only to healthcare when ranking benefits in order of importance.
Labor Market Information
Training Programs (On-the-Job Training)
Tax Incentive Information
Layoff Aversion Strategies
Training & Training Grants
Discover the NJ workforce training programs and NJ workforce training grants available to you.
Customized Training, Literacy/Basic Skills
New Jersey Training Opportunities
Labor Market Information
United States Department of Labor
The US Department of Labor offers workforce training opportunities for businesses. The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) https://www.doleta.gov/WIOA/Overview.cfm is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training, and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy.
Jobs4Jersey: Employers Workforce Development
- OnRamp - Find skilled workers
- Customized Training
- Talent Networks
- Hiring Incentives
- More for Employers
Services areas covered:
- Employer Accounts
- Employer Handbook
- Family Leave Insurance
- Individuals with Disabilities
- Labor Market Information
- Safety & Health
- Social Security Disability Programs
- Temporary Disability
- Unemployment Insurance
- Wage & Hour
- Workers' Compensation
- Workforce Development
Opportunity4Jersey is a grant program designed to help build a pipeline of future employees for your business.
New Jersey offers training grants and resources to help you recruit the ideal staff and train new and current employees. In this section, you can also learn about your insurance, safety and wage obligations as an employer.
- Training and Training Grants
- Recruiting, Staffing and Support
- Unemployment and Disability
- Employer Responsibilities
- Licenses & Permits
NJSBDC Training Events - Affordable small business training
NJ Small Business Development Centers Online Training Program: We offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses include expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared towards building the many skills needed to run a successful business.
NJSBDC Technology Commercialization Program
Entrepreneur Certificate Program
The mission of the Commission is to improve the skills of New Jersey's workforce by creating a coherent, integrated system of employment and training programs and services which, in concert with the efforts of the private sector, will provide each citizen of the State with equal access to the learning opportunities needed to attain and maintain high levels of productivity and earning power.
Burlington County Library - Resources For Businesses
As part of their Jobs & Careers Center, the Burlington County Library provides guides for career exploration, education, career training, and job searching. The library provides access to:
- Online resources for career exploration and job searching
- Job searching classes at the library
- Computer classes for Microsoft Office programs
- Hundreds of books on writing resumes and cover letters, preparing for interviews, leadership, and public speaking .